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    Woodford Dolmen Hotel

    Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
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    27/12/2017 28/12/2017
    US$143
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good27%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
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    “carlow town” (46 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 564 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Stayed here with friends for a night out in carlow. Checking was with Emma, very friendly and quick check in with a run down of where everything was. Lobby looked fab all decked out for Christmas. Room was very clean and overlooked the river, snow...More

    Thank helpfull
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The hotel is amazing. It was everything I could have hoped for. Everyone was so accommodating and cared so much. Clare Kavanagh worked so hard with us to make our day perfect and I can’t recommend her enough. The food was amazing. So much so...More

    Thank Rachel G
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Have been to the Dolmen hotel for an evening meal. The hotel is clean and has plenty of parking for guests. Staff were very friendly and provided great service. Food wasn't great to be honest and was very overpriced for what we got. Portions were...More

    Thank Aaron K
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Came in for a full Irish breakfast driving by this morning. The hotel has an amazing new funky look. Breakfast was pipping hot with a lovely buffet area with fruit salad etc.We got a lovely welcome from there very dapper manager Colin who in my...More

    Thank peter p
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello peter p, Thank you for your recent 5 star review. I was delighted to welcome you into the hotel for breakfast and thrilled to hear you found the food so enjoyable. We are so happy with our new look lobby, bar and bistro and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here overnight on arrival the reception service was brisk and very formal. Bedroom was clean The bed very very soft. The room was cold on arrival it was freezing and raining outside thought a bit of heat wouldn't of went amiss . Arrived for...More

    Thank saphaireblue
    Response from DolmenManager, General Manager at Woodford Dolmen HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hello saphaireblue, Thank you for your recent review. I am very sorry you were disappointed during your stay with us. I am passing your review to our Food and Beverage Manager and your points will be addressed. We have just recruited new staff in the...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$67 - US$184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Location
    • Ireland >
    • Province of Leinster >
    • County Carlow >
    • Carlow
    • Also Known As
    • Dolmen Hotel Carlow
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    209garrettn
    30 August 2015|
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    Response from Paul M | Reviewed this property |
    There are none as standard in the guest rooms to my knowledge but you would need to check with the hotel if they can provide one. There was no safe either in the standard bedroom.
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    feismom
    1 August 2015|
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    Response from Barrscull | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is a lift.
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    Room Tips
    "During our stay none!! As explained! I would like to post some movies I made about the noise , but this is..."
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    "In a good location most rooms will be ok"
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    "Higher floors are less noisy."
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    "Don't choose the ground floor if you are a light sleeper"
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